Kilimanjaro Hiking Tours – The complete Mt Kilimanjaro guide to climbing Kilimanjaro

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Our Private Kilimanjaro hikes are designed to offer hikers high safety standards, high levels of comfort, superior service delivery at an affordable rate. Our private Kilimanjaro tour packages offer more value for money, compared to what most of our competitors offer.

Please note: Our Private Kilimanjaro climbs offer flexible hike starting dates and we will gladly schedule a new private Kilimanjaro hike to start on any day you want.

Should you be interested to join one of our existing Kilimanjaro group hikes, make sure you visit our Kilimanjaro Group tour page for more information. If none of the requested dates fit your requirements, can we schedule a new Kilimanjaro group climb as per your requested dates and try to get more hikers to join your Kilimanjaro hike.


Any of our Kilimanjaro hikes can be tailored  as per your requirements by adding additional benefits, subject to additional cost, for example higher quality hotel, portable toilet rental, foldable travel bed, bigger tents, porter to carry your daypack etc. For a list of possible upgrades, please visit our Kilimanjaro Comfort upgrade page.


All prices quoted in US Dollars valid for 2023

Group size – Rates per person
Route1 Hiker single2 Hikers sharing3 to 4 hikers sharing5 hikers sharing
5 Day Marangu Route
5 day / 4 night hike + 2 nights hotel
$ 2 023 p/p$ 1 773 p/p$ 1 668 p/p$ 1 598 p/p
6 Day Marangu Route
5 day / 4 night hike + 2 nights hotel
$ 2 318 p/p$ 2 038 p/p$ 1 913 p/p$ 1 838 p/p
6 Day Machame or Umbwe Route
6 day / 5 night hike + 2 nights hotel
$ 2 338 p/p$ 2 058 p/p$ 1 933 p/p$ 1 803 p/p
7 Day Machame or Umbwe Route
7 day / 6 night hike + 2 nights hotel
$ 2 618 p/p$ 2 318 p/p$ 2 178 p/p$ 2 028 p/p
6 Day Shira, Lemosho or Rongai Route
6 day / 5 nights hike + 2 nights hotel
$ 2 658 p/p$ 2 218 p/p$ 2 043 p/p$ 1 888 p/p
7 Day Shira, Lemosho or Rongai Route
7 day / 6 night hike + 2 nights hotel
$ 2 943 p/p$ 2 478 p/p$ 2 283 p/p$ 2 103 p/p
8 Day Shira, Lemosho or Rongai Route
8 day / 7 night hike + 2 nights hotel
$ 3 228 p/p$ 2 733 p/p$ 2 533 p/p$ 2 328 p/p
8 Day Northern Circuit include toilet rental
8 day / 7 night hike + 2 nights hotel
$ 3 168 p/p$ 2 558 p/p$ 2 293 p/p$ 2 043 p/p
9 Day Northern Circuit Route include toilet rental
9 day / 8 night hike + 2 nights hotel
$ 3 493 p/p$ 2 843 p/p$ 2 553 p/p$ 2 283 p/p

Our Private Kilimanjaro tour package rates include the following:

·        2 nights shared hotel accommodation in Moshi town at the Chanya lodge (or similar) on bed and breakfast basis.

·        Chanya Lodge include safe storage facilities for excess luggage during hikes.

·        Return transfer between the hotel to the start / finish point of a climb.

·        All Kilimanjaro National Park fees, camping / hut fees and climbing permits

·        Kilimanjaro National Park rescue fees (Kilimanjaro Rescue Team)

·        Trained and certified English speak Kilimanjaro mountain guides.

·        Chief Kilimanjaro mountain guide carries a pulse Oximeter, used to take blood-oxygen level readings and heart rate of clients twice a daily while trekking Kilimanjaro.

·        1 Emergency oxygen cylinder per group send on all private Kilimanjaro hikes (for use in emergencies only – not as summiting aid).

·        1 Medical First Aid kit per group send on all private Kilimanjaro tour (for use in emergencies only)

·        Voluntary Kilimanjaro Porters Assistance Project (KPAP) partnership, ensuring porters are treated fairly.

·        Salaries for guides, cooks, waiters and porters paid as per KPAP recommendations.

·        Breakfast, lunch and dinner, as well as hot drinks while trekking Kilimanjaro.

·        3 liters of mineral water supplied to all hikers on day 1 of the hike.

·        Boiled drinking water from night 1 onwards while trekking Kilimanjaro.

·        Quality camping equipment (four season tents, sleeping mats, camp chairs, camp table, mess tent & cutlery for meals) – not applicable on the Marangu route as A-frame huts are fitted with sleeping mats and meals are served in communal dining halls.

·        Porter to carry your duffel bag, with maximum weight of 15kg / 32 lbs, from one camp to the next camp.

·        Water for washing up, supplied every morning and evening while trekking Kilimanjaro.

·        Kilimanjaro National Park certificate for your successful summit attempt

·       Ourexclusive,printable Kilimanjaro Hiking Tours 15 page altitude sickness survival guide

·       A comprehensive Kilimanjaro Hiking Tours Travel Information pack

·        Optional complimentary daily facebook updates

·        Private Kilimanjaro climb at no additional charge, irrespective of the group size!

·        Only Northern circuit route include portable toilet rental.

Our Private Kilimanjaro tour packages exclude the following:

·        Flights and airport taxes

·        Items of a personal nature

·        Transfers between Kilimanjaro airport and the hotel.

·        Compulsory tips for guides, porters and cook (average tip is anything from US$200 to US$ 350 per hiker – depending on chosen route, number of days and number of hikers in the group, as well as the route chosen)

·        Entry visa for Tanzania (US$50 per passport holder for most nationalities / US $ 100 per visa for USA passport holders)

·        Vaccination requirements (Yellow Fever – only compulsory if you travel to Tanzania via a Yellow Fever infected country, Meningitis & Hepatitis A remains optional,
but recommended)

·        Compulsory travel and medical insurance.

·        Personal hiking/trekking gear – you could rent some of the gear in Tanzania

·        Optional, but highly recommended Portable toilet (Portable toilet not allowed on the Marangu route)

·        Snacks, personal medicine and sports drink

·        Meals and drinks not specified